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Frogston Road East, Mortonhall House, Factor's House

A Category C Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Latitude: 55.9041 / 55°54'14"N

Longitude: -3.1811 / 3°10'51"W

OS Eastings: 326255

OS Northings: 668521

OS Grid: NT262685

Mapcode National: GBR 6075.3C

Mapcode Global: WH6ST.3VGP

Entry Name: Frogston Road East, Mortonhall House, Factor's House

Listing Date: 15 April 1996

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 389646

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB43238

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Liberton/Gilmerton

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Circa 1835. L-plan 2-storey farmhouse sited to NE of Stables. Squared and snecked stugged sandstone with stugged ashlar dressings. Timber sash and case windows with 12-pane glazing pattern. Grey slates to platform roof, ashlar coped skews, shouldered, corniced ashlar stacks.

NE ELEVATION: 6-panelled door to centre with 4-pane letterbox fanlight, consoled cornice to door. Window to right at ground, 2 small windows above at 1st floor, close under eaves, with lying-pane glazing. Advanced wing to left with window to each floor.

REAR ELEVATION: single storey service additions forming courtyard at rear.

INTERIOR: not seen (1995).

Statement of Interest

Factor's house for Mortonhall Estate. See also Mortonhall House and other associated buildings listed separately.

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